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How can I make my baby’s sore throat and cough feel better?

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Dr. Pamela Lindor
Pediatrics
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In brief: Soothing sore throat

Many times, when your child is sick, the best thing you can do is soothe and treat their symptoms while their body heals.
For sore throat, try cool liquids, a vaporizer and Acetaminophen or ibuprofen. For coughs, use nasal saline drops or spray, a vaporizer, elevate the head of the bed and give plenty of fluids. Most cough medicines do very little to stop coughing!

In brief: Soothing sore throat

Many times, when your child is sick, the best thing you can do is soothe and treat their symptoms while their body heals.
For sore throat, try cool liquids, a vaporizer and Acetaminophen or ibuprofen. For coughs, use nasal saline drops or spray, a vaporizer, elevate the head of the bed and give plenty of fluids. Most cough medicines do very little to stop coughing!
Dr. Pamela Lindor
Dr. Pamela Lindor
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Dr. Irwin Berkowitz
Pediatrics
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In brief: Fluids&Humidificatio

Cough and cold medicines have been found to be ineffective and potentially harmful in young children and infants.

In brief: Fluids&Humidificatio

Cough and cold medicines have been found to be ineffective and potentially harmful in young children and infants.
Dr. Irwin Berkowitz
Dr. Irwin Berkowitz
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